Secret Keeper (band)

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Musical artist

Secret Keeper is an American melodic hardcore band from Melbourne, Florida, formed in 2013 and part of the new wave of contemporary melodic hardcore bands such as Being As An Ocean and Counterparts.


Formation and Self Titled EP (2013)

Secret Keeper formed in 2013. The band's debut single, "Father's Day," was released on May 29, 2013 and is about Kyle's father unexpectedly passing away two years prior.[1]Template:Self-published inline[2]Template:Self-published inline The band then proceeded to write two more songs to complete their debut self-titled EP, recorded with Dylan James of The Last Sleepless City, released the same year.[3]Template:User-generated inline[4]Template:Self-published inline After featuring their EP through up-and-coming melodic hardcore promotional YouTube channel, Dreambound, Secret Keeper completed a small tour throughout Florida.[5]Template:Third-party inline[6]Template:Third-party inline[7]Template:Third-party inline[8]Template:Self-published inline

Losing Sleep EP (2014)

Secret Keeper then released a single titled, "Left Alone." Secret Keeper embarked on a midwestern and southeastern tour in the summer of 2014.[9]Template:Third-party inline[10]Template:Self-published inline Secret Keeper then began recording their second EP, titled Losing Sleep, at Glow in the Dark Studios with Matt McClellan.[11]Template:Self-published inline[12]Template:Self-published inline Shortly after recording their second EP, Secret Keeper then left for a short east coast tour during the fall.[13]Template:Self-published inline[14]Template:Self-published inline In December, Secret Keeper released its official music video for the song "Everything Falls Apart" just before embarking on a tour across the United States.[15]Template:Third-party inline[16]Template:Self-published inline While on tour, the band released Losing Sleep.[17][18]

Breaking up and Gravestones (2015)

Secret Keeper would announce their "farewell show" in May.[19]Template:Dead link In December, the band returned with the release of a new single titled "Gravestones."[20]Template:Third-party inline[21]Template:Self-published inline

Reunion and Ghost EP (2016–present)

In early 2016, Secret Keeper began recording their third EP at Sunray Recording Studio.[22]Template:Self-published inline The band released their third music video for the song "Haunt" followed shortly after by the entire Ghost EP.[23]Template:Third-party inline For the remainder of 2016 and most of 2017, little activity was seen from Secret Keeper including any Facebook posts prior to September 26, 2017 being deleted.[24]Template:Self-published inline The band did play a handful of shows in early 2017.[25][26][27] In fall of 2017, Secret Keeper's social media accounts began posting new photos with the inclusion of a promotional photo showcasing the current members.[28]Template:Self-published inline The band also released two new singles titled "What A Shame" and "Hypnosis" during the fall and winter of 2017.[29][30]Template:Third-party inline[31]Template:Third-party inline In the summer of 2018, Secret Keeper released a "Deluxe EP Compilation" consisting of all their previously released material (the artwork for the physical release features a brief history of the past members as well as current members).[32][33]Template:Self-published inline[34]




  • Erik Giesey – drums (2013)
  • Devon Whitney – bass, clean vocals (2013–2014)
  • Dylan Honkonen – drums, clean vocals (2014–2016)
  • Brian Brown – rhythm guitar, backing vocals (2013–2016)


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  • Secret Keeper (2013) (self-released)
  • Losing Sleep (2015) (self-released)
  • Ghost (2016) (self-released)

Music Videos

  • Fade (2014, non-album single)
  • Everything Falls Apart (2014, Losing Sleep)
  • Haunt (2016, Ghost)


  1. "Father's Day, by Secret Keeper". 
  2. "Secret Keeper // Father's Day // Track Explanation". Retrieved 21 March 2016. 
  3. "Secret Keeper – Secret Keeper User Opinions – sputnikmusic". 
  4. "Secret Keeper EP". 
  5. Dreambound (2013-07-18), Secret Keeper – The Depths,, retrieved 2018-08-06 
  6. Dreambound (2013-05-24), Secret Keeper – Father's Day,, retrieved 2018-08-06 
  7. Dreambound (2013-06-22), Secret Keeper – Miles Apart,, retrieved 2018-08-06 
  8. "Secret Keeper Tour". 
  9. Dreambound (2014-05-15), Secret Keeper – Left Alone,, retrieved 2018-08-06 
  10. "The City Lights and Sleepless Nights Tour" (in en). 
  11. "Thomas Filbert on Instagram: "It was incredible getting to record at Glow in the Dark Studio. Truly amazing to have been in the same place as so many amazing bands.…”" (in en). 
  12. "Losing Sleep". 
  13. "Thomas Filbert on Instagram: "Hitting the road again in a month! Super stoked to finally go to New York #tour #secretkeeper #band #music #tourlife #design…”" (in en). 
  14. "Secret Keeper x Live For What Lasts". 
  15. Dreambound (2014-12-12), Secret Keeper – Everything Falls Apart (OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO),, retrieved 2018-08-06 
  16. "Winter Tour 2014". 
  18. "Losing Sleep, by Secret Keeper". 
  20. Dreambound (2015-12-01), Secret Keeper – Gravestones,, retrieved 2018-08-06 
  21. "Gravestones | Secret Keeper". 
  22. "Ghost". 
  23. Dreambound (2016-02-23), Secret Keeper – Haunt (OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO),, retrieved 2018-08-06 
  24. "Secret Keeper" (in en). 
  25. "New Years Throwdown 5" (in en). 
  26. "Secret Keeper, Vessels, Motives, Live For What Lasts, Jane Eyre and More at Nighthawks!" (in en). 
  27. "Secret Keeper, Vessels, Motives, Living in Dissonance, Jane Eyre, Sleep Aid and More at Backbooth !!" (in en). 
  28. "Instagram post by Secret Keeper • Oct 12, 2017 at 7:01 pm UTC" (in en). 
  29. "Secret Keeper release new single "What a Shame" – Nü Sound" (in en-US). Nü Sound. 2017-10-29. 
  30. Dreambound (2017-10-29), Secret Keeper – What A Shame,, retrieved 2018-08-06 
  31. Dreambound (2017-12-01), Secret Keeper – Hypnosis,, retrieved 2018-08-06 
  32. "Secret Keeper" (in en). 
  33. "Deluxe EP Compilation, by Secret Keeper". 
  34. "Deluxe EP Compilation | Secret Keeper". 

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